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Japanese Shares Plunge Day Before China Releases New Gold Backed Yuan April 19, 2016.

Tokyo – Japanese stocks fell 3 per cent Monday for the second straight trading day of fall as investor sentiment was hurt by a stronger yen, falling oil prices and growing concerns about the two major earthquakes that struck the southern island of Kyushu last week. The benchmark Nikkei 225 Stock Average lost 572.08 points,…